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IE Positions For Massive Service Expansion |    Ikeja Electric At Sixth Edition Of Power Nigeria Exhibition |    Two Jailed For Vandalizing Ikeja Electric Equipment |    Ikeja Electric Promotes 97 Employees |    NSCDC Arrests Two For Vandalising Ikeja Electric Cable |    Ikeja Electric Restores Power To Lagos Community Following Equipment Vandalism |    Ikeja Electric Moves To Name And Shame Energy Thieves |    Ikeja Electric Introduces Young Engineers' Programme |    We’re still providing meters to customers |    Ikeja Electric Re-Engineers Billing Process; Deploys Technology For Instant Billing |    Ikeja Electric Signs Accion MFB As Collecting Bank |    Ikeja Electric Holds Media Chat With Energy Correspondents |    Ikeja Electric Appeals for Understanding as Rainstorm Damages Installations |    NERC Directive On No Meter, No Payment, For Maximum Demand Customers Only |    Ikeja Electric Launches Whistle-Blowing Platform |    Ikeja Electric Holds Safety Sensitization In Primary Schools To Mark Children's Day |    Vandals Arrested, Remanded In Kirikiri Prisons |    Ikeja Electric Cautions Residents Against Activities Under Power Lines |    Ikeja Electric Adds 15MVA Injection Capacity To Her Network |    Ikeja Electric Decries Spate Of Vandalism In Igando |    Non-Energy Bill Payment Now Available On QuickTeller |    Ikeja Electric Donates Mosquito Nets To Mark World Malaria Day |    Court Jails Man for Vandalizing IE Assets |    IE Launches USSD Solution to Ease Payments |    More UBA Branches Partner With Ikeja Electric |    Ikeja Electric Commissions Two New Injection Substations |    Ikeja Electric Calls For Extra Caution As Rainy Season Picks Up |

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IE Positions For Massive Service Expansion

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IE is poised to further meet the needs of her customers by expanding her Connect Centers. The move, which is part of IE’s commitment to deepen her relationship with customers and provide more access to services, is hinged on the massive roll out of IE Serve (Connect) across select locations; in partnership with corporate partners.

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Ikeja Electric At Power Nigeria Exhibition

The sixth edition of the Power Nigeria exhibition was recently held at the Landmark Centre, Lagos. The event which took place from the 5th – 7th, September, 2017 had the usual fanfare and glamour associated with the annual event.

This year’s exhibition, however was thronged with a massive participation of manufacturers, distribution companies, financial and distributors of alternative sources of power supply with a special focus on the nation’s electricity deficiencies and solutions. (more…)

Two Jailed For Vandalizing Ikeja Electric Equipment


Lagos Nigeria; Sept 6, 2017: Two persons who were paraded by the Nigerian Service Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC), last month, for vandalizing electricity distribution transformers belonging to Ikeja Electric Plc have been sentenced to 2 years imprisonment with hard labour.

Mayowa Adedoyin and Yemi Aina, both male, who were convicted on a two count charge were arraigned at the Federal High Court in Lagos, before Honourable Justice Abdulaziz Anka, where they both pleaded guilty as charged and were sentenced to spend the next two years in Kirikiri Prisons. (more…)

Ikeja Electric Promotes 97 Employees

In a practical demonstration of its commitment towards rewarding excellence, hard work and dedication, Ikeja Electric (IE), has announced the promotion of 97 employees across its Junior and Senior Staff cadres.

In a statement released by the management of the Electricity Distribution Company, 34 Senior Staff and 63 Junior Staff members were elevated in the promotion exercise, which spread across the Six Business Units and Company Head Office. (more…)

NSCDC Arrests Two for Vandalising Ikeja Electric Cable

Operatives of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corp (NSCDC), arrested two suspects for vandalising a power distribution cable of Ikeja Electric Plc said to be  worth N500,000.

The suspects who were identified as 32-year-old Remi Aina and 22-year-old Mayowa Adedoyin, were apprehended by the anti-vandal team of the command. According to the NSCDC Lagos State Commander, Tajudeen Balogun, the operatives were able to arrest the suspects with the help of some residents who provided information about the vandals. (more…)

Ikeja Electric Moves To Name And Shame Energy Thieves

As part of efforts to curb the activities of energy thieves within its network, one of Nigeria’s leading electricity distribution companies, Ikeja Electric (IE), has embarked on a network wide operation of naming and shaming persons involved in energy theft. This will be done through newspaper publications, other traditional and conventional media platforms.

This is in addition to the penalties and fines levied for revenue loss due to energy theft; arrests and prosecution of persons involved in meter tampering, bypass, shunting, illegal hook-ups and other forms of illegalities affecting the company. (more…)

Ikeja Electric Introduces Young Engineers’ Programme

Ikeja Electric Plc, Nigeria’s largest electricity distribution company has launched her Young Engineers Program. The program designed to significantly improve the capacity of graduate trainees at the company will include both classroom and practical field practice experience which will be for a twelve (12) months period.

IE boasts of a robust workforce of experienced engineers who make up part of the Internal Learning Faculty. The class sessions holds at her Learning Center in Ikeja Business Unit. Trainees will then be posted across the IE network where they will undergo practical field On-The-Job experience. Organized by Talent Development Unit, the programme comprises an intense and robust evaluation mechanism which will be used to progressively assess the participants performance. (more…)

We’re still providing meters to customers

Ikeja Electric Plc, Nigeria’s largest distribution company, has said it is still pushing ahead with its metering scheme to ensure the provision of prepaid meters to all its customers.

The company said it was concluding the enumeration of its customers and technical audit of assets in its network.

The Head, Corporate, Communications, Ikeja Electric, Mr. Felix Ofulue, stated this after an inspection of the metering project on Lasisi-Oshoja and Ore-Ofe streets in Idimu, Lagos, on Tuesday. (more…)

Ikeja Electric Re-Engineers Billing Process; Deploys Technology For Instant Billing

In her attempt to improve upon billing cycles, Ikeja Electric, Nigeria’s largest distribution company has introduced a new e-billing initiative. The project takes advantage of technology upgrades within the business, thereby enabling post-paid customer with various options for receiving their power bills. This service is however complementary to IE’s paper bill delivery and not a replacement. (more…)